Truck Driver Flees After Crash Kills Dustin Rodas, 20.
PERRIS (November 5, 2017) – Motorcyclist Dustin Rodas, 20, of Corona was killed in a hit-and-run collision involving a big rig truck driver in the 600 Harley Knox Boulevard, according to the Riverside County Sheriff Coroner.
The crash was reported about 6 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4.
Police say the motorcyclist was struck by a big rig truck and left to die as the truck driver fled the scene.
Police closed down the eastbound lanes of Harley Knox Boulevard to conduct their investigation.
Witnesses or anyone with information about this crash are asked to contact the Perris sheriff’s station at 951-210-1000.
Those of us at Johnson Attorneys Group offer our condolences to the family of Dustin Rodas as they cope with this tragedy.
There are many unanswered questions surrounding this collision, but a full investigation is being conducted in an effort to find the suspect truck driver who fled. Police will seek to find out if the driver was impaired, distracted or driving recklessly. Truck drivers, and the company that owns the truck, may both be held responsible in a injury or fatality crash.
If a negligent person, driver or entity has hurt you or a loved one, it’s important that immediate steps are taken to protect your legal rights. The insurance companies will do everything in their power to minimize your injuries, blame innocent people and reduce the amount of compensation owed to you. Johnson Attorneys Group has been helping clients in the Riverside community recover financial losses for more than a decade. Contact us for a FREE CONSULTATION at 800-235-6801.
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